Initiative 14: Promote first-year success

Goal: Develop initiatives based on student needs that increase success of first-year students without compromising academic integrity
Description: Assess the factors impacting first-year success and recommend a coherent first-year approach that responds to our current student body. Use this information to inform e-portfolio development (Initiative 28).
Responsibility: Vice-President Academic’s Office
Success measures: Creation of first-year committee; creation of recommendations; enactment of recommendations; increased retention of first-year students